Institute for Fiscal Studies

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Labour’s public sector pay plan ‘doesn’t cover the cost’

Labour’s public sector pay plan ‘doesn’t cover the cost’

Labour’s public sector pay plan ‘doesn’t cover the cost’

Jeremy Corbyn is to table an amendment to the Queen's Speech today, calling for the end of the 1 per cent public sector pay cap and cuts to the emergency services

Friday, June 2, 2017

Friday, June 2, 2017

'The Conservatives are so arrogant the only numbers in the manifesto are page numbers', says Labour's Emily Thornberry

'Theresa May is so arrogant the only numbers in the manifesto are page numbers', says Labour's Emily Thornberry

Thornberry: 'Tories are too arrogant to even cost their manifesto'

Labour's Emily Thornberry, the Conservatives' Boris Johnson, the Liberal Democrats' Vince Cable and UKIP's Patrick O'Flynn took part in a debate on Thursday

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Election 2017: Jeremy Corbyn's 'costed manifesto' claim examined

Do Jeremy Corbyn's 'money tree' election promises actually stand up to scrutiny?

Do Jeremy Corbyn's 'money tree' election promises actually stand up to scrutiny?

Jeremy Corbyn and shadow chancellor John McDonnell included a number of lavish spending pledges in their manifesto. But do the numbers stack up?

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Labour private school tax plan crumbles after questions raised over evidence

Jeremy Corbyn's free school meals plan crumbles over evidence gap

Jeremy Corbyn's free school meals plan crumbles over evidence gap

Jeremy Corbyn plans to impose VAT on private schools in order to provide free meals to primary schools

Friday, March 10, 2017

Friday, March 10, 2017

Budget 2017: 'There's massive unfairness in the tax system' says Institute for Fiscal Studies associate director

Budget NI row: Philip Hammond is right to address unfair tax system, says thinktank director

Philip Hammond is right to address unfair tax system, says thinktank director

Helen Miller, associate director at the Institute for Fiscal Studies, spoke to Paul Ross about Phillip Hammond's plans to raise National Insurance contributions for self-employed workers

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017

'We must reduce rent, childcare costs and house prices', says the Institute of Economic Affairs

'Inheritance tax must increase, this country is going backwards', says Corbyn supporter Aaron Bastani

'Inheritance tax must be increased', says Corbynista Aaron Bastani

A study by the Institute for Fiscal Studies has found that the current inheritance laws favour the rich and powerful

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Gender Pay Gap: Entrepreneur claims mothers returning to work CAN earn the same as their male counterparts

Gender Pay Gap: Entrepreneur claims mothers returning to work CAN earn the same as their male counterparts

Mothers returning to work CAN earn same as male colleagues, claims entrepreneur

Lisen Stromberg sheds light on how new mums can actually match their former pay packet

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

A report by the Institute for Fiscal Studies has revealed women’s pay falls 33% behind men’s after having a baby

Government should punish firms which maintain gender pay gap, says leader of Women's Equality Party

'Government should punish firms which maintain gender pay gap'

Sophie Walker also told talkRADIO government-funded childcare should be available for all children